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Marion Military Institute

Marion, AL

At A Glance

Main Address

1101 Washington Street

Marion, AL 36756-3208

www.marionmilitary.edu

Admission Office

1101 Washington Street

Marion, AL 36756-0420

(334) 683-2306

Fax : (334) 683-2383

admissions@marionmilitary.edu

Contact : Brittany Crawford

Director of Admissions

Type of School

Small

Public

junior college

military college

2-year school

Coed

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

College Board Code: 1447

Quick Facts

Percentage of students graduating within 6 years : 30.0%

Total undergraduates : 409

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 268

In-State Tuition : $9,418.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $15,418.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Associate

Setting

Small Town (2,500-10k)

Rural

Residential campus

Other Characteristics

One of 4 military junior colleges that provides academic prep for the U.S. Service Academies and one of 4 military junior colleges that provides an Early Commissioning Program for U.S. Army. MMI is the nation's oldest military junior college.

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : Jun 1

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : Jun 1

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : Aug 1

SAT subject score report due : Aug 1

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : --

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : Jun 1

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Student-faculty ratio : 15 to 1

Degrees Offered in : Associate degrees

Graduating in 6 years : 30.0%

Returning for sophomore year : 40.0%

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Most Popular Majors

Associates
Liberal Arts : 100.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
General Studies A
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Independent Study

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

ROTC Available

ROTC, Army

Computer Services

114 Public computers, available in: Libraries, Computer Center, Student Center

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Wireless network available

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Small

Unique Facilities : Alabama Military Hall of Honor, golf course, leadership center, leadership training (obstacle) course

Geographic Location : 70 miles from Birmingham, 52 miles from Tuscaloosa.

Small Town

Rural

Residential Campus

Total undergraduates : 409

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 268

Degree-seeking undergrads : 406

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 19

Full time students average age : 19

In state students : 48.0%

Out of state students : 52.0%

Part Time students : <1%

Percentage of males : 73.0%

Percentage of females : 27.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 4.0%

Black African American : 20.0%

Asian : 3.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 7.0%

White : 63.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Other Activities & Organizations : Structured military school environment. Students must live on campus.

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 100.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 100.0%

Housing Options

Wellness Housing (alcohol/drug/smoke-free)

Coed Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $200.00

Housing deposit due : Jun 1

Housing deposit is not refunded if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Tigers

Sport Member : NJCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Scholarship

Intercollegiate

Intramural

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Chaplain/spiritual director

Financial aid counseling

Health services

Personal counseling

Veteran's counselor

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Academic Support Programs

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Learning center

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

Y

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

Y

Dance Activity

N

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

Y

Marching Band

Y

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

Y

Musical Theater

Y

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

N

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

Y

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Cross-Country

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Football(non-tackle)

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Golf

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Rifle

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Soccer

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Softball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Swimming

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Tennis

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Track and Field

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Ultimate Frisbee

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Volleyball

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Weightlifting

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Other Sports : Scuba Diving (club sport)


Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $30.00

Application fee notes: Paper/Online

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Total applicants : 1,064

Admitted : 613

Enrolled : 292

Somewhat selective 58.0% of applicants admitted

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

Very Important

Academic GPA

Character/Personal Qualities

Level of Applicant's Interest

Rigor of secondary school record

Standardized Test Scores

Important

Class Rank

Extracurricular Activities

State Residency

Work Experience

Considered

Interview

Recommendations

Volunteer Work

Test Policies for Admission Decisions

Required: SAT or ACT

Test Policies for placement

SAT Reasoning Test

ACT

Institution's own exam

SAT score use policy

All SAT Scores Required for Review

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

16 ACT or 860 SAT and 2.0 Cumulative GPA. Additional criteria for applicants to the Early Commissioning Program or Service Academy Preparatory Program.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : Yes

From the college: MMI recognizes and accepts college credit earned, with a grade of C or higher, through dual enrollment programs. Students must request a transcript be sent from the college conferring the credit to the MMI Registrar's Office. The transcript will be reviewed and appropriate credit assigned. MMI will review also credit earned, with a grade of 3 or higher, through the Advanced Placement Program of the College Board (AP). Students should request an official copy of their AP scores be sent to MMI's Registrar's Office.

High school Coursework

High School diploma required, GED accepted

Course Name

Required

Recommended

History

3

0

English

4

0

Math

4

0

Science

4

0

Social Studies

1

0

Foreign Language

0

2

Academic Electives

8

0

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : 37.0% and Percent who submitted ACT scores : 74.0%

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

540 - 650

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

560 - 650

ACT Composite

18 - 26


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits (By semester credits)

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

Art History

3

6

ART 203 & 204

All

Biology

3

8

BIO 103 & 104

All

Calculus AB

3

4

MTH 125

All

Calculus BC

3

8

MTH 125 & 126

All

Chemistry

3

8

CHM 111 & 112

All

Comparative Government and Politics

3

3

POL 200

All

Drawing

3

6

ART 113 & 114

All

English Language and Composition

3

6

ENG 101 & 102

All

English Literature and Composition

3

6

ENG 102 and ENG 999 (Elective)

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

ECO 231

All

Microeconomics

3

3

ECO 232

All

Physics B

3

8

PHY 201 & 202

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

PHY 214

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

PHY 213

All

Psychology

3

3

PSY 200

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

4

SPA 101

All

4

8

SPA 101 & 102

All

Statistics

3

3

MTH 265

All

United States Government and Politics

3

3

POL 211

All

United States History

3

6

HIS 201 & 202

All

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% of scholarship / grants : 100.0%

Financial Aid Deadlines

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Jackie Wilson

Financial aid office phone : (334) 683-2309

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $200.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $400.00

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

ROTC

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Athletics

Leadership

Music/Drama

ROTC

ROTC Programs

ROTC, Air Force : Offered at a cooperating institution

ROTC, Army : Offered on Campus

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$9,418.00

$9,418.00

$9,418.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$15,418.00

$15,418.00

$15,418.00

Room and board:

$4,950.00

--

--

Books and supplies:

$900.00

$900.00

$900.00

Estimated personal expenses:

$1,600.00

--

--

Transportation expenses:

$1,600.00

--

--

Estimated Total In-state:

$18,468.00

$10,318.00

$10,318.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$24,468.00

$16,318.00

$16,318.00

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Athletic Scholarship Opportunities

Sport

Male

Female

Baseball

Available

Basketball

Available

Cross-Country

Available

Available

Golf

Available

Available

Softball

Available

Tennis

Available

Available

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 32

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 32

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Standardized Test Scores

Admission Requirements (Recommended)

Interview

Statement of good standing from Prior Institution(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $30.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $15,418.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $4,950.00

Room & Board(off-campus): --

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $400.00

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students